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From: GLEN MAINE
Date: Wed, Mar 20, 2013 at 10:28 AM
Subject: [OathKeepers-UpstateNY] Very important
This was received from a police chief, this is tyranny within New York state. And it will turn people into rats further dividing the people of New York. please share this and make it go viral.
Received from a Police Chief :
At a time when all of us are finding ourselves doing more with less, a reminder about a resource available from New York State that can assist you in your efforts to solve cases, prevent crime and better serve and protect your communities.
The state has established a toll-free tip line – 1-855-GUNSNYS (1-855- 486-7697) to encourage residents to report illegal firearm possession. The tip line also allows for information to be submitted via text – individuals can text GUNTIP and their message to CRIMES (274637). While the state will provide the administrative support and fund the rewards, the investigation and validity of the tip will be up to each local department.
To spread the word about this free resource, New York State is planning a comprehensive campaign, including public service announcements that will air on television and radio stations across Upstate.
The tip line can provide your agencies with another avenue for receiving intelligence about crimes being committed in your jurisdictions. This initiative is designed for communities where no tip lines are in place and is not meant to replace existing gun tip lines.
Here’s how the tip line operates:
The New York State Police staff the tip line 24 hours a day. Upon receiving a call, troopers will solicit as much information as possible regarding a firearm tip, while allowing the individual to remain anonymous. The caller will be informed that this program is not the traditional gun buyback program but rather is focused on identifying individuals who are carrying an illegal firearm.
The State Police will in turn contact the appropriate police agency with the lead to initiate an investigation. Staff from the Division of Criminal Justice Services (DCJS) will follow up with that agency to determine the validity of the lead. Once the investigation is completed, the police agency would convey to DCJS the outcome of the investigation.
If the information leads to an arrest for the illegal possession of a firearm, the “tipster” will be awarded $500. DCJS staff will handle all of the financial transactions.
State Police staff will explain the program in its entirety upon notifying an agency that a lead has been generated for their jurisdiction. If you have any questions in the interim, please contact DCJS Deputy Commissioner Tony Perez in the Office of Public Safety at 518-485-7610.
Director of Public Information
New York State Division of Criminal Justice Services
(518) 457-8906 - work
(518) 275-5508 - cell
(518) 485-7715 - fax
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Yeah Steven!!! I agree with you. How about the first name called is in Blumberg, then Cuomo!
This is a tactic right out of the National Socialists playbook in 1939 Germany! Hitler would be proud of the New York State Police strategy.
A taxpayer funded bogus program.
People will report 'suspects' and expect money.
The 'suspect', a law abiding citizen, will have a goon at their door searching their property, confiscating any legally owned weapons, and then who knows what -- throw you in some jail for a while??
We can only hope that the law enforcement agents will ignore this and uphold the constitution and protect the people not terrorize them.
Clarence, I suspect the NY state police got this directive from the dictator disguised as a governor.
I see the big problem. Lets say, that because somebody does not like me, so he calls. Now lets say I do not have any guns, but the police will have reason to ransack my house, put me on some black list for future reference, etc. So I would like to know, how will be police restrained from unlawful search? Or is it like Canada? Over there the police does not need the search warant, all they have to say, that they have suspicion that one has gun, or drugs. So you see they have a pretence to do the search any time they want.